Rated 5.0/5 based on 17 votes

Top
10
Doctor insights on: Always Tired No Energy No Motivation

Share
1

1
I'm always tired lack of energy and motivation, what's going on with me?

I'm always tired lack of energy and motivation, what's going on with me?

Hard to say: Your symptoms are nonspecific, which means they can be from many causes. Maybe you're anemic and need iron. Maybe you have a sleep disorder and are chronically sleep deprived. Or maybe you are depressed. Because there are so many reasons why you might feel this way, it's important for you to speak with your doctor so that a correct diagnosis and treatment plan can be determined. ...Read more

Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
44 years in practice
16.0M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue
2

2
What should I do if I am always tired and have no motivation or energy?

What should I do if I am always tired and have no motivation or energy?

Find & Rx cause: Chronic fatigue syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions and dietary and environmental insults. These factors impair the patient's ability to produce energy and they end up chronically fatigued. There are numerous internal & external stressors that can contribute to this syndrome. Find & rx. ...Read more

Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
44 years in practice
16.0M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue
3

3
I am always tired and have no motivation or energy anymore. What can I do to get more energy and feel good again?

I am always tired and have no motivation or energy anymore. What can I do to get more energy and feel good again?

Consult w/ your PCP: These kinds of troubles can have to do with either physiological or psychological factors, and sometimes it's a combination of both. Usually the best place to start toward understanding the causes is a medical evaluation. If everything comes up normal in this area, consultation with mental health specialist might be indicated. Your primary care physician can help you get started with the process. ...Read more

4

4
I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep i get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should i see a doctor?

I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep i get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should i see a doctor?

Yes: It is important to determine if there is a medical cause which can be corrected. Emotional issues can sometimes be contributory but physical assessment needs to come first. Take care. ...Read more

6

6
Why would I feel tired all the time, low energy, no motivation, don't want to get out of bed, loss of interest in everything, just don't care-odd 4 me?

Why would I feel tired all the time, low energy, no motivation, don't want to get out of bed, loss of interest in everything, just don't care-odd 4 me?

Hypothyroidism or ?: You need a medical workup. Don't assume your situation just requires psychotherapy, even if this all started around same time a bad event happened in your life. I have seen patients who got delayed diagnosis of brain tumor, hypothyroidism, etc. These can be treatable if detected early. I am especially concerned for you because you did not mention sadness in your description. Don't put this off! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
44 years in practice
16.0M people helped
Get help from a specialist now
Continue
7

7
Think I have a lazy problem or fatigue problem. No motivation. No energy. Get tired when I do do something. How can I over come this?

Think I have a lazy problem or fatigue problem. No motivation. No energy. Get tired when I do do something. How can I over come this?

You may have a: Physical problem or be depressed. Please talk w/your doc about this so that the basis of the fatigue can be determined. A mental health professional may be the next step. Peace and good health. ...Read more

10

10
I'm 21 female. Always tired n fafifhee, poor concentration, n lack of energy & motivation. I don't think i'm depressed. Any idea what could be causing?

I'm 21 female. Always tired n fafifhee, poor concentration, n lack of energy & motivation. I don't think i'm depressed. Any idea what could be causing?

Complete medical w/u: You should have a complete medical workout to rule out one of a number of medical causes of your symptoms including thyroid disease, vitamin deficiency, etc and then have a psychiatric evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Get more personalized answers directly from real doctors!

Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
44 years in practice
16.0M people helped
Continue
65,000 doctors available
Find us on Facebook